Pages  from the Past - From our 129-Year Archive

Pages from the Past
Published Sunday, December 25, 2016

15 Years Ago

December 28, 2001

Wild Horse Roundup-Curtis Schrimp: Going through a little metal box I found some tokens that was used for sales tax years ago. These had the name Lindquist who had the store probably 1909 or 1910

25 Years Ago

December 26, 1991

Once more Kit Carson area residents will be able to take  one of local artist, Glaida Craven, courses through Lamar Community College

The overall assessed value of Kiowa County rose almost $2 million dollars

40 Years Ago

December 24, 1976

NOTICE: To call Eads Police Dept. call 5438405. If no answer call 4385886. If still no answer call 3367404 or 3367403 state your business and the Lamar radio station will radio it to the Patrol Car.

50 Years Ago

December 23, 1966

Beside the free show at the Plains Theatre Santa will be on hand to greet the youngsters with free treats.

75 Years Ago

December 19, 1941

A large crowd from every town in Kiowa County gathered at the courthouse to hear R.P. Lewis discuss home defense organization.

100 Years Ago

December 22, 1916

  • J.W. Blair added 3 more geese to his string of eight this week. This makes 11 for JW. may earn an affiliate commission if you purchase products or services through links in an article. Prices, when displayed, are accurate at the time of publication but may change over time. Commissions do not influence editorial independence.